Tag Archives: women’s rights

Susan G. Komen enters the McCarthy era

With one policy change, the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure has gone from a respected heal advocacy charity, to a crass political actor. And that’s a shame.

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In the states: GOP control puts women, students, the poor in crosshairs

Kansas to become an “abortion free zone” … states enacting “covenant marriages” that are near impossible to leave … privatized Medicaid that allows HMOs to function as literal “death panels” and more. Glimpse the future — one that could be … Continue reading

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The Republican Party of Florida’s war on women

First, they tried to strip Florida’s teachers of any semblance of professionalism … next, they voted to neuter two redistricting bills petitioned onto the ballot by more than 1.5 million Floridians. Now, the men who brought you Amexgate, and who … Continue reading

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